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Pierrelongue tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pierrelongue in Drome

Photo is of Vaison-la-Romaine at 11 km from Pierrelongue

Visit Pierrelongue: highlights and tourist information

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Pierrelongue is situated in the Drome department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vaison-la-Romaine at 11 km and Nyons at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pierrelongue, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Pierrelongue in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Vaison-la-Romaine

Vaison-la-Romaine

at 11 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

You are spoiled for choice in Vaison-la-Romaine, with substantial Roman remains and...

See Vaison-la-Romaine guide
Nyons

Nyons

at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

The lively lower town and the narrow streets around the castle...

See Nyons guide
Dentelles de Montmirail

Dentelles de Montmirail

at 15 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Although at quite low altitude the jagged peaks of...

See Dentelles de Montmirail guide
Aubres

Aubres

at 15 km (direction north-north-west)

The cobbled paths, vaulted passages and ancient arches entice you to...

See Aubres guide
 
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Le Barroux

Le Barroux

at 15 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

From the castle ramparts in Le Barroux you have very far-reaching...

See Le Barroux guide
Seguret

Seguret

Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction west-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Seguret is a very picturesque village east of Orange, now...

See Seguret guide
Montbrun-les-Bains

Montbrun-les-Bains

at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

The medieval centre of Montbrun-les-Bains, listed as a 'most beautiful...

See Montbrun-les-Bains guide
Sault

Sault

at 23 km (direction south-east), in the Vaucluse department

In a region most visited for the surrounding lavender...

See Sault guide
Carpentras

Carpentras

at 25 km (direction south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Carpentras is a sizeable town, and although not always considered a 'tourist...

See Carpentras guide
Venasque

Venasque

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The ancient baptistry and the scenery of the Nesque river valley...

See Venasque guide
Le Beaucet

Le Beaucet

at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

The castle, the fortifications, the cliffs and the troglodyte dwellings come...

See Le Beaucet guide
Pernes-les-Fontaines

Pernes-les-Fontaines

at 30 km (direction south-south-west), in the Vaucluse department

Pernes-les-Fontaines takes its name from the large number of historic fountains...

See Pernes-les-Fontaines guide
Naturoptère

Naturoptère

at 31 km (direction west), in the Vaucluse department

Naturoptere is a biodiversity centre where you can learn of the interaction...

See Naturoptère guide
Grignan

Grignan

at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as the castle that dominates the hillside village of...

See Grignan guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Drome

Map of places to visit near Pierrelongue

 
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Markets in and near Pierrelongue

  • Buis-les-Baronnies: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Malaucene: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Vaison-la-Romaine: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Bedoin: market Monday (14km)
  • Nyons: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Sault: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Valreas: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Carpentras: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Sainte-Cecile-les-Vignes: market Saturday (26km)
  • La Motte-Chalancon: market Monday (29km)

More information about Pierrelongue, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Pierrelongue, France

What to do at Pierrelongue? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Pierrelongue.

Grand sites of France

  • Mont Ventoux (9km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Fort Saint-Andre (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de Nazareth (Vaison-la-Romaine) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Sénanque (Gordes) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre-Dame (Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux) (38km)
  • Collégiale Notre Dame des Anges (Sorgues) (38km)
  • Abbaye d'Aiguebelle (Montjoyer) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Michel (La Garde-Adhemar) (40km)
  • Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Repos de Montfavet (Avignon) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jarditrain (28km)
  • Jardin du château de Brantes (38km)
  • Jardin des herbes (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Sauvan (56km)
  • Jardins du prieuré de Salagon (56km)
  • Jardin aquatique « Aux fleurs de l'eau (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • La Ferme aux crocodiles (43km)
 
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Geography and distances

Pierrelongue is in the south-east of France at 81 kilometres from Valence, the department capital (general information: Pierrelongue is 557 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pierrelongue

Canton: Buis-les-Baronnies

Arrondissement: Nyons

Department: Drome

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 26170

Distance to Pierrelongue

from Valence (prefecture): 81 km

from Paris: 557 km

from Calais: 787 km

from Nice: 175 km

from Bordeaux: 464 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pierrelongue from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benivay-Ollon, Buis-les-Baronnies, Eygaliers, Faucon, La Penne-sur-l'Ouveze, Merindol-les-Oliviers, Mollans-sur-Ouveze, Propiac and Saint-Leger-du-Ventoux.

This page in French: Visiter Pierrelongue

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